Last week, I got to spend some quality time behind the wheel of the new for 2018 Volvo XC60. It’s a great car filled with the sort of neat little details that used to be called “character” in the 70s, and it’s powered by an absolutely bonkers little 316 HP four-cylinder engine that is both […]
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2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco Gets Driven, Hard (Kinda) in sport mode for eight days. Despite ignoring the “Eco” settings, I still got good MPG!
National Drive Electric Week kicks off September 10 and runs through September 18. Check out events near you and tell us about your experience.
An all-new electric McLaren P1 supercar is set to appear before 2020, and it will be significantly less expensive than the old P1!
The Toyota Avalon Hybrid underwent a nearly invisible update for the 2016 model year- invisible or not, however, the Avalon remains a winner.
I know, I know- that little silver hatchback up there is a 2016 Scion iM, but it won’t be for long. That’s because Scion, as you may know by now, is dead. To fulfill Scion’s initial mission of reaching younger buyers, Toyota plans to simply offer “more exciting” Toyotas, instead- starting with the recently announced […]
It’s day three with the Chevy Volt and I find I am becoming very fond of the car. I’m going to be sad to see it leave my driveway next week.
My first full day with the Chevy Volt went off without a hitch. The car is quiet and powerful. It also went a lot further on battery power than I expected.
GM has loaned me a 2017 Chevy Volt for a week. I’m sure they expect me to say nice things about it. I’m sure I will, if I just remember to unplug it before I leave the garage.
How do the eco-friendliest versions of the Kia Optima and Toyota Camry stack up to one another? After two weeks of driving, we have a clear winner.
With the CR-V in the body shop I needed a ride, and Mazda delivered with a 41 MPG Mazda 3 sedan. What did I think of the sporty 4 door? Find out …
We love the 1000 HP McLaren P1 Hybrid Hypercar, but it’s going away. Help McLaren celebrate its life by checking this blue carbon farewell.
f there was an award for the car that was “most improved” by a fresh redesign, there is no question who would be winning it this year: the Smart Fortwo.
Are we falling more in love with Toyota’s hybrids, or are we too burned out on the Prius line to care about what makes the Toyota Prius C special? Find out.
The new Hyundai Sonata plug-in hybrid will be available, initially, in Cali, CT, Maine, Mass., NJ, NY, OR, RI and VT with a price tag just a tick over $30K.
The 2016 Scion iA is a solid, reliable, fun to drive sedan based on the Mazda 2 backed by Toyota’s superior dealer network. Is that enough reason to buy it?
The new for 2016 Scion iA promised a fun, sporty drive with a tiny footprint and big mile per gallon numbers. The car made a great first impression, but what do I think of the car after a few dates days? How Was It? For the first few days of my Scion iA test […]
Simple, honest, efficient, and sporty- the new for 2016 Scion iA should tick all the boxes, but will it be enough for millennials to fall in love with it?
If you’re an Uber app user with an interest in driving Tesla’s awesome Model S luxury sedan, you can use the app to set up a test drive! (In Finland.)
After a full week and nearly 300 miles of driving in and around Chicago, my 2016 Toyota Corolla tester got better than 50 (fifty!) MPG.